The Transylvania Times -

Duke, Benfield Exchange Vows


Mr. and Mrs. Jason Allan Benfield

Amy Ellen Duke and Jason Allan Benfield were married Sept. 6 in an outdoor wedding at Mountain Magnolia Inn in Hot Springs, N.C.

The Rev. Erik Christensen, who attended seminary with the bride, officiated. The 5:30 p.m. ceremony included the Quaker tradition of silent meditation and testimonies. Several witnesses to the marriage spoke or sang during that period.

In addition, the couple had a traditional Quaker marriage certificate, which everyone attending the wedding signed. The community of witnesses vowed to support and care for the couple as individuals and as a unit.

The bride is the...

For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.


Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2021